Do we need reservations?
Yes. Trips frequently fill up and we need to plan for how many guests are coming. Also we keep in contact with you in case the trip is canceled due to bad weather.
What is your cancellation policy?
For individuals it is 24 hours. More than 24 hours notice; no charge. Less than 24 hours notice; full amount is due. For groups it is 7 days. More than 7 days notice; no charge. Less than 7 days notice; full amount is due. Weather cancellation: The Captain and crew will evaluate the weather conditions on the day of the charter. If we cancel due to unsafe or unsuitable conditions; no charge.
What is included on your snorkeling trips?
Keylypso provides mask, snorkel, fins, snorkeling vest, bottled water and snacks. We rent wet suits for $10.00. U/W cameras available for purchase.
Does keylypso provide towels?
No (Can be arranged for private charters).
Can we bring a cooler?
No. We have plenty of space and ice in our coolers if you wish to put a sandwich or non-alcoholic drink in them.
Where do you go on your snorkeling trips?
Peanut Island (man made island inside the Lake Worth Inlet).
Ocean: We snorkel south jetty and the reefs off of Palm Beach in 7-15 feet of water.
What will we see?
It is like a big aquarium! We always see lots of tropical fish, and there is always a possibility of seeing turtles, manatees, dolphins, rays, starfish and maybe even a whale. Be sure to check out our picture gallery.
Is there any coral?
Yes. In this area we have some hard corals, sea fans and sponges.
What if we have never snorkeled before?
No problem. We will give you instructions on the boat.
Do we need to know how to swim?
What are the ages for your snorkeling trips?
6 and up on the Peanut Island trip. 8 and up for the ocean trip.
Can we bring our own snorkeling equipment?
What if I wear glasses?
In the water objects look 25% larger and closer. Also we do have a limited number of corrected lens masks.
Do you teach Scuba Diving?
Yes. We have programs for beginners through advanced. We are PADI instructors, (PADI is recognized internationally and largest certification agency of scuba divers).
Is gratuity (tip) included?
Yes & No. For group charters we add gratuity. For individual charters it is up to you what you would like to tip. The captain and crew appreciate it.
Where are you located?
Lake Park Marina. We meet on the north side of the marina at the marina office. Written directions are on the contact page. FYI: If you enter the address into your GPS it brings you to the south side of the marina, we are on the north side. Follow written directions.
Can we smoke?
While on Keylypso there is no smoking.
Yes bring sunscreen. We do not allow spray sunscreen or suntan oils as we do not want to slip and slide around the boat!